Funeral held for former Breaux Bridge city councilman - KLFY News 10

Funeral held for former Breaux Bridge city councilman

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The funeral was held Tuesday for former Breaux Bridge city councilman and civic leader, John "Johnny" Raymond, who passed away Saturday at the age of 86.

The funeral was held at St. Bernard Catholic Church in Breaux Bridge and included a military escort and fly-over.

Many friends, family members, and members of the military attended the funeral to pay their respects to a man who did so much for his community and the ones he loved.

Raymond served with the U.S. military until his retirement in 1969. He went on to open Buck & Johnny's restaurant in Breaux Bridge. Raymond also worked in the health care industry for several years.

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